Brazil Retail Sales MoM  2000-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar | Forecast

Retail sales in Brazil decreased 0.6 percent month-over-month in May 2018, compared to a downwardly revised 0.7 percent rise in April and market consensus of a 1.2 percent fall. It was the first decline in retail sales since December, mostly led by lower sales of: books, newspapers, magazines, stationery (-6.7%); fuels and lubricants (-6.1%); equipment and materials for office, computer and communication (-4.1%); fabrics, apparel and footwear (-3.2%); furniture and household appliances (-2.7%); pharmaceutical, medical, orthopedic, perfumery and cosmetics articles (-2.4%). In contrast, the only activity which posted gains was hypermarkets, supermarkets, food products, beverages and tobacco (0.6%) while sales were unchanged for other articles. On a yearly basis, the volume of retail trade grew 2.7 percent, after increasing 0.6 percent in April and easily beating market expectations of a 2.2 percent gain. Year-to-date, retail trade advanced 3.2 percent over a year ago. Retail Sales MoM in Brazil averaged 0.30 percent from 2000 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 4.30 percent in January of 2017 and a record low of -2.50 percent in January of 2016.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-05-11 12:00 PM Retail Sales MoM 0.3% -0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
2018-06-13 12:00 PM Retail Sales MoM 1% 1.1% 0.6% 0.1%
2018-07-12 12:00 PM Retail Sales MoM -0.6% 0.7% -1.2% -0.3%
2018-08-10 12:00 PM Retail Sales MoM -0.6% 0.3%
2018-09-13 12:00 PM Retail Sales MoM -0.2%
2018-10-11 12:00 PM Retail Sales MoM 0.5%


Brazil Consumer Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Consumer Confidence 98.30 102.20 120.70 89.41 Index Points [+]
Retail Sales MoM -0.60 0.70 4.30 -2.50 percent [+]
Retail Sales YoY 2.70 0.60 15.70 -11.40 percent [+]
Consumer Spending 1046310.74 1089471.43 1089471.43 125685.05 BRL Million [+]
Private Sector Credit 2886644.00 2871351.00 2958261.00 0.00 BRL Million [+]
Consumer Credit 1687096.00 1678495.00 1687096.00 0.00 BRL Million [+]
Bank Lending Rate 53.79 56.79 254.28 39.12 percent [+]
Households Debt To Gdp 24.70 25.10 27.60 9.20 Percent [+]
Gasoline Prices 1.15 1.18 1.58 0.53 USD/Liter [+]


Brazil Retail Sales MoM

In Brazil, the Retail sales report provides an aggregated measure of sales of retail goods and services over a specific time period. In Brazil, Retail sales are seasonal, volatile and relatively important to the overall economy. This page provides - Brazil Retail Sales MoM - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Brazil Retail Sales MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on July of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-0.60 0.70 4.30 -2.50 2000 - 2018 percent Monthly




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